• Automate retire clients

    Hi we are trying to automate retire clients from Avamar and need so guidance     Is there any best way to see where the client exsists in Avamar EX: mccli client show  --name= /clients/myclient i...
    last modified by Deepu83
  • Avamar - Bulk Delete of Backup Jobs

    We currently know that you can delete individual jobs in the Avamar Manager (Backup Management).   Is there a way to delete all the jobs based on a date?  For instance if we are reaching thresholds on the G...
    last modified by dtb300
  • Avamar 7.5.0-183: using mccli client delete command does not seem to work for ContainerClients?

    Hi,   we are running Avamar 7.5.0-183 and backing up a folder from vcenter where the vm's in there are getting built nightly, so they get added to avamar automatically for backup (this is great).  The probl...
    last modified by khemdev
  • exclude all drives/mounts then include specifics

    For database servers there are only a few drive letters or mounts that I want to backup.  I don't want to have a custom dataset for each server and I don't want to have a custom avtar.cmd file on each server.&nbs...
    last modified by javelina73
  • Change var directory in avamar exchange

    Hello, We have an avamar 7.2 on which we backup Exchange 2010 DAG. We set the var directories on a third server but we need to modify them to move elsewhere. Which is the best way to perform this operation? Just r...
    last modified by max_ap
  • [Windows 2012/SQL Server 2016] Setup Avamar AlwaysOn AG on Windows Core

    All, We are using Avamar to backup our Windows Server 2012 with SQL Server 2016 servers. Our SQL Servers are Windows Core servers, no GUI installed on it. AlwaysOn Availability Groups are implemented too, but here, ...
    last modified by MeesterKwel
  • re-running Avamar Vmware backups

    Avamar 7.4 with Data Domain...   I run two vmware backup groups every night. Both groups backups around 300 VM's   If there are issues with some VM's, can avamar perform a re-run of a backup via CLI or is...
    last modified by mikelavery69
  • Link of complete list of Avamar packages is not accessible

    Hi,   I am not able to access the complete list of Avamar packages (https://community.emc.com/docs/DOC-55050) found in the webpage Data Backup Recovery and Deduplication | Avamar | Dell EMC US   Can anyone...
    last modified by quazi
  • Looking for clarification on new "paging-cache-limit-enable" avtar flag

    I'm looking for any clarification that can be provided on the new "paging-cache-limit-enable" avtar flag, as described in KB516151 - with the understanding that it might not be well known since the KB itself is at mos...
    created by connolly
  • Info on "growth rate" of f_cache2.dat file?

    Does anyone have any info they could share in terms of observations on the "growth rate" of f_cache2.dat file in newer versions of the Avamar client?   I had thought that I had seen this in a document somewhere,...
    last modified by connolly
  • avamar gen4s vs gen4t vs gen5

    Hello All,   Could you pleaselet m eknow the difference between avamar gen4s vs gen4t vs gen5.   Thanks
    last modified by lovys
  • SQL retention policy to over 2500 day

    After an upgrade my SQL retention policies created for months, weeks and yearly are now showing to hold data for over 2500 days. I am looking for the Bug Fix for this issue. Does anyone have a KB on this issue?
    last modified by raul@ftfcu
  • Any way to list info from a notification profile when logged on the Avamar node?

    I know we can't create or edit notification profiles via any kind of Avamar command line access - but is there some way to list information from an existing notification profile via any kind of command line access, so...
    created by connolly
  • avamar interview question and answers

    Hello Al,   can someone please provide the avamar interview question and answers.     Thanks Loveleen
    last modified by lovys
  • AVE deployment in Hyper-V environment

    Hi,   For one of the customer i have to deploy 1 TB AVE on windows 2012 R2 hyper-v server. i checked the admin guide for the deployement and it says to uncompress the .7z file from support and download side. but...
    last modified by maharc
  • Seeding

    We have data located in another grid that replciation may not be an option.  Currenty we are shipping a USB drive back n forth, issue is the drive is so sloooooooow..  Any other hardware options ? I looked a...
    last modified by craig_a
  • Avamar Hyper v 7.5 network connectivty

    I have the Avamar 7.5 deployed on hyper v with a OS 2012 R2 deployed fresh. Unable to get networking piece going.   I have a virtual switch with static IP .       I have set default gateway a...
    last modified by rishi8419
  • Installing the Avamar agent without starting the agent service?

    Does anyone know if it is possible to install the Avamar agent without the actual agent service starting?   Specific scenario is with AIX - customer needs to change the listenport for the Avamar agent so it does...
    created by connolly
  • Restore of VM does not include VM Tag

    Hello,   I am using Avamar 7.5 and recently realized that when I do a restore the associated tag from vcenter does not get included with the VM.   I use dynamic tagging for my backups so when I restore a V...
    last modified by Bdizzle
  • Export All Avamar Groups Script

    Hello All,   I have been looking for a process to export all Avamar groups from one grid and import them into another. I am aware of the following commands listed below, but this only exports/imports one group a...
    last modified by dkhart